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Metro Center College Prep Academy Program Seniors Celebrates College Acceptances

(Some ofMetro’s College Prep Academy Program seniors getting college acceptances attend the celebration.)

Metro’s College Prep Academy Program staff hosted a celebration party for seniors after the last College Survival Session on May 20, 2017 at NYU to celebrate their awesome college acceptances.

Mr. Erickson Blakney from the Pinkerton Foundation, a college prep funder, acknowledged the growth he had observed since first meeting them at the start of the term.  He applauded their individual and collective accomplishments this year and shared his genuine praise for their college decisions reminding them that to be successful they had to continue to be effective communicators and self-advocates.